MARIN spearheads propulsion improvements

AuthorsGert-Jan Zondervan & Jie Dang
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 104
DateDec 16, 2011
Reading time6 minutes

Fuel saving and emission reduction are motivating factors in the drive to improve marine propulsor technology and in the renewed interest in special devices that improve propulsion. Together with the industry, MARIN is actively investigating their working principles and the critical design aspects, using modern design and analysis tools.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesresistance and propulsionmarine systemsperformance based assessmentpropeller designspeed/power performance